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Man Throws Broken Glass in River While Kids Swim

While the rest of his town fights to protect their water, an angry old man in Sardinal is fighting a battle of his own, on a local riverbank. The grumpy old geezer, who has apparently had it up to his gills with children enjoying...

Gallo Pinto is 100% Nicaraguan

Gallo Pinto is 100% Nicaraguan. At least according to the comment section of an article about Gallo Pinto by CentralAmerica.com it is. Although we couldn't help but agree with the author of the article when he said "blah blah blah blah blah"; from past experience, we...

March Against Equal Rights Attracts Thousands of Jerks

Thousands of jerks took to the streets today to protest one of the biggest problems facing Costa Rica; gay people.  The march, which was comprised entirely of jerks and organized by the Catholic Church, began in front of the Metropolitan Cathedral in San José this morning,...

Police Confiscate OIJ Plates During Treasury Department Raid

San Jose - While carrying out a surprise raid on the Ministry of Finance this morning in the Nation's capital, agents from the OIJ got a surprise of their own, when they discovered the license plates had been removed from two of their vehicles...

Motorcycle protest Expected to Congest Sidewalk Traffic

Hundreds of motorcyclist have decended upon the capital this morning to protest a 15.3% rise in the cost of their yearly Marchamo fee. According to INS, the price increase is due to a 17% rise in motorcycle related accidents from the previous year. The rise in...

If Ticos Had Racist Bumper Stickers Like Rednecks

Its no secret that racism exist in Costa Rica. From "Colombos" to "Paisas", we've got a nickname for everybody, and not all of them were created equal. Here in CR Asians are called "Chinos", African-Americans are still "Negros" and if you are from the...

Sabatoge by the Fuerza Publica

I hope we don't get arrested for posting this Beastie Boys cover by the Fuerza Publica. https://youtu.be/hiHyZPMvzMs

Luis Guillermo Solis November Rain Piano Cover

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKMi9HmkJWo

Waze Helps Undocumented People Evade Capture

Before the advent of the Smart Phone ruining the lives of illegal immigrants was easy.  All the Fuerza Publica had to do back then was ask foreigners for documentation during one of Costa Rica's famous illegal roadside checkpoints.  In the days before 3G, immigrants had no...

Where To Buy Zatarain’s Instant Gallo Pinto

How to Prepare Zatarain's Instant Gallo Pinto STEP 1 MIX 6 cups water and Gallo Pinto Mix in brand new 4-quart non-stick saucepan using a metal fork or butchers knife. STEP 2 Turn heat up to its highest level. STEP 3 STIR in onion...